Chayov Inish Livsumei? No, Says NCSY, Once Again Discouraging Drinking on Purim

NCSY, the international youth organization of the Orthodox Union, says that just as with the Yom Tov of Simchas Torah, Purim can allow some...

Alan Dershowitz On The Situation of Martin Grossman, Michoel Yechiel ben Miriam Sorah

Jewish-American legalist, Prof. Alan M. Dershowitz has weighed in on the matter of Martin Grossman, a death-row inmate scheduled for execution next Tuesday. The following...

Joseph Gutnick Challenges Melbourne Yeshivah Leadership Over “Yechi” Sign

One of Melbourne Chabad's most influential figures, Joseph Gutnick, has signed a petition challenging the leadership of the Yeshivah Centre there. Rabbi Gutnick is among...

What Goes Around Comes Around: A Lesson From a Rabbi

The following article by Rabbi Shmully Hecht appeared on NYDailyNews.com: Driving down one of America's major highways recently, I realized approaching the tollbooth that the electronic...

Son and Parents Hold Double Wedding in Yerushalayim

A young Christian American man who made aliyah seven years ago, converted to Judaism and became a talmid in a prestigious yeshiva in Yerushalayim...

Kiryas Yoel Residents Say Cops Waging Unfair Traffic Blitz

Chris Mckenna of The Times Herald-Record reports: Complaints are mounting about a deluge of traffic tickets state troopers have written while patrolling Kiryas Yoel....

Lakewood Police Chief Says Schools Should Be Closed Tomorrow

The following statement was made by Lakewood, NJ Police Chief Rob Lawson in advance of the severe snowstorm set to hit the area tonight...

Lakewood Residents Urged to Prepare for Impending Snowstorm

With yet another winter storm approaching Ocean County, officials are again urging residents to be prepared. "Our county road crews are ready for this...

Seven Jewish Organizations Ask Florida Governor to Grant Clemency to Jewish Death-Row Inmate

A letter signed by the executive heads of seven Jewish organizations was sent to Florida Governor Charlie Crist today, imploring him to grant...

Toyota Crashes Into NYC Shul

An elderly man says that his Toyota car's accelerator stuck, causing him to crash into the steps of a New York shul. Gerald Silver,...